Trespassers Will Be Violated
from REVOLUTION NOSTALGIA DISCO THEATER, posted over 4 years ago
This novel is a memorial to someone who never existed. Who is he? A space alien, a man who fell to earth. one queer bird.
A monument does not commemorate or celebrate something that happened but confides to the ear of the future the persistent sensations that embody the event.
Deleuze and Guattari
What sensations should the novel and films produce? Just this: a sensation that “I,” the reader/viewer could be otherwise, that the world and me in it could become queer-- QUEER in the broadest sense, though queerness is not unrelated to sex. For the seductiveness of skin is the seductiveness of difference, it is the seductiveness of that intimate/infinite distance that lies between two...